1996 Western Cape System Analysis: Ranking options (Ph 1)

Project Leader: A project conducted in close liaison with Interested and Affected Parties to assess the water resource developments proposed in the Western Cape System Analysis in terms of the following:  the conservation status (habitat integrity), relative rehabilitation potential and relative ecological importance, within a regional context, of the rivers on which they are situated; the potential impacts of inundation on vegetation and fish; the viability of the projected yields of each scheme, from an environmental perspective and with respect to the needs of the downstream riverine ecosystems, taking into account their relative ecological importance.

Additional Info

  • client: Department of Water Affairs and Forestry
  • from: 2003
  • to: 2001
  • country: South Africa
  • region: Western Cape